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Higher Education in Maryland
Academic Program Proposal
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Date Proposal Received Institution and Proposal Degree Awarded Name of Academic Program Objections Received Decision Deadline MHEC Final Decision Final Decision Date
6/4/2014

Prince George's Community College

Program Proposal(pdf)

AAS  Surgical Technology - Resubmit   8/3/2014  Approved  7/24/2014 

Surgical Technology - Resubmit  Program Description

Surgical Technologists are part of a team of practitioners that ensures invasive surgical procedures are performed in a safe operating room with properly functioning equipment to ensure patient care is not compromised. The conceptual framework and constructs for the program combine clinical core courses with general education courses to educate students proficient in writing, communication, critical thinking, and in a broad set of skills for the safe delivery of patient care in an operating room.


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